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Subject: Re: [boost] [string] proposal
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-01-24 08:51:13

Dean Michael Berris wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 24, 2011 at 7:50 PM, Artyom <artyomtnk_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> >> From: Dave Abrahams <dave_at_[hidden]>
> >> Who says we need a c_str()?
> >
> > Almost everybody who uses any kind of API that does not has
> > direct uses of this string and this is as almost every API
> > around...
> Right, but what's keeping that person from creating an std::string
> from this hypothetical `boost::string` if they really need a c_str()?

Do you mean besides poorer performance and greater complexity of use?

Rob Stewart robert.stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer, Core Software using std::disclaimer;
Susquehanna International Group, LLP

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